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The Great Central Warehouse Library, provides access to more than 250,000 printed books and over 400,000 electronic books and journals, as well as databases and specialist collections. The Library is open 24/7 for the majority of the academic year.

The Great Central Warehouse Library
The Great Central Warehouse Library

The Library staff help students and staff navigate the resources and offer training in information skills, statistics and referencing.  Subject Librarians work closely with academic departments to maintain and develop the resources needed for courses and to provide assistance to students.

The team provide a wide range of practical support for students’ learning development, including one-to-one drop-in sessions and scheduled workshops on topics such as academic writing skills and using electronic databases.